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Feb 4, 2013 5:00pm EST
world four months after being shot by the taliban. she is pledging her life to helping others. the beautiful game looks ugly. nearly 700 football contest are investigated for match fixing. after five rendered years richard iii is found buried in a car park. -- after 500 years. welcome to our viewers on public television in america and also are around the globe. malala lost part of her skull when she was shot by the taliban, but she did not lose her passion for helping girls go to school. today she speaks on video for the first time since she was attacked four months ago, and promises to carry on working for others. she spoke shortly after having surgery to reconstruct her skull. >> her doctor says she has not shed a tear since she arrived. she has faced her ordeal with determination and calm. this is her, quietly on her way to surgery on saturday. 24 hours later, she was speaking. it is now clear that she has suffered no long-term brain injury or cognitive damage. >> they are like my mother and father. a mother and father are not with me but i had wonderful doctors and nurses who t
Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm EST
that came under attack by hundreds of taliban fighters in 2009. ramisha repeatedly risked his life in a long day fire fight. he also led others to safety and helped recover the bodies of fallen soldiers. >>> in health watch tonight, a new study out today confirms what we have known for quite some time. americans are eating too much salt. but as allison harmlan reports, some packaged foods are now getting some help. >> when i go into the supermarket i look at the package and look at the sodium. if the sodium is extremely high i don't buy the food. >> reporter: salt in packaged foods is to blame for 45% of our salt intake. 21 food companies including kraft, heinz and subway got together in washington to announce they've lowered salts in their products. >> the changes are going to have a big impact on the public's health. >> reporter: most people consume a tablespoon a day which is much more than recommended. >> lowering sodium is really the goal that you want to have to lower blood pressure then prevent stroke, renal disease, heart attack. >> reporter: larkins doesn't eat out that mu
Feb 8, 2013 5:00pm EST
hospital for nearly four months after she was shot in the head by a taliban gunman. the militant group targeted her for saying girls have a right to an education. >>> u.s. and south korea marines run through military drills in subzero temperatures. it simulated going to war in snowy areas. it was held in a ski town in south korea. u.s. has about 30,000 troops in the country that supports the 650,000 soldiers. neighboring north korea has some $1.2 million troops, mostly stations along the border. >>> the grammy awards are scheduled to be handed out sunday in los angeles. many new artists are up for top award. ♪ [ music ] ♪ >> reporter: we are young. that could be the theme of the 55th annual grammy awards. >> it's been an incredible year in music. feels like alternative music is back. >> reporter: this year, the spotlight isn't on veterans like springsteen or dylan. it's about black, the keys, mumford and sons or jack and white. ♪ [ music ] ♪ >> reporter: they're all nominated for album of the year. and they're all in their 20s or 30s. ♪ [ music ] ♪ this past year, att
Feb 6, 2013 5:00pm EST
is the first time she has left the country. >> the taliban are fighting every day. in america is peaceful. >> u.s. offices are going to see progress is made, and i hope we are able to show it is important for americans to stand side-by- side and support them in whatever ways we can. >> what is talk of their wish list? >> i want to see the american president. >> the music has given an escape. they have known nothing but war. >> showing this side -- a different side. you can carry on watching on our 24-hour website. thanks for watching. i will see you tomorrow. >> make sense of international news at >> funding of this presentation is made possible by the freeman foundation of new york, stowe, vermont, and honolulu, newman's own foundation, and union bank. >> at union bank, our relationship managers work hard to understand the industry you operate in, working to nurture new ventures and help provide capital for key, strategic decisions. we offer expertise and tailored solutions in a wide range of industries. what can we do for you? >> "bbc world news" was prese
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